For Immediate Release
Joe Shansky (414) 218-3331
Milwaukee Marches on the GOP Convention to Stop Trump
Community members slam Scott Walker and Paul Ryan for presiding over a convention set to choose a historically racist candidate and divisive party platform
Who: Voces de la Frontera Action, Youth Empowered in the Struggle, immigrant families, students, workers, community members
What: Caravan to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland to march against Trump and the Republican
When: Caravan leaves Milwaukee at 11pm on Sunday, July 17th.
March in Cleveland is at 12pm noon on Monday, July 18th.
*March participants available for interviews Thursday through Monday*
Where: Caravan Sunday night leaves from Voces de la Frontera Action (1027 S. 5th St. in Milwaukee).
March on Monday begins at the Mall at West Mall Dr. and St. Clair Ave. NE in Cleveland and follows permitted route.
MILWAUKEE, WI - At 11pm Sunday, July 17th, Milwaukee immigrant families will join dozens of students, workers, and community members in a caravan to Cleveland. There the group will join thousands expected in a 12pm permitted march on Monday to protest the Republican National Convention's nomination of Donald Trump for President and the party's platform. The march is organized by the Coalition to Stop Trump and March on the RNC.
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